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GREAT EXPECTATIONS


Title of the Film GREAT EXPECTATIONS
Alternative Titles  
English Titles  
Year of Release 1946
Country of Origin UK
Language(s) English
Run Time (in minutes) 118
Length (in meters) 3240
Colour b/w
Genre Drama, melodrama
Based on/Source Eponymous novel by Charles Dickens
Production Companies Cineguild, Independent Producers
Producer(s) Anthony Havelock-Allan, Ronald Neame
Director David Lean
Cast John Mills, Anthony Wager, Valerie Hobson, Jean Simmons, Bernard Miles, Francis L. Sullivan, Alec Guinness
Literature Times, 11 December 1946
Kinematograph Weekly, 12 December 1946
Jewish Chronicle, 13 December 1946
Monthly Film Bulletin, December 1946
Punch, 1 January 1947
Picturegoer, 18 January 1947
Sight and Sound, April 1947
New York Times, 23 May 1947
Aufbau, 6 June 1947
Special notes Music: Walter Goehr




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